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Old 04-20-2016, 01:50 PM
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Originally Posted by Dangerosa View Post
I was so hoping they wouldn't pick a black woman. Not that Tubman wasn't a hero, but because now they can say "we already have a black person on our money, no need for Obama or MLK" - "we already have a woman on our money - why bother with Sandra Day O'Connor or Eleanor Roosevelt." "We already have a minority on our money - what are you whining about, Hispanics, Asians, Native Americans?" "See, we are diverse" - all in one shot.
Or Sacajawea or Susan B Anthony. Good lord, that was a ridiculous thing to say.